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International Destination Wedding Planner Certification





A group of international experts designed this fabulous certification, endorsed by Universidad Marista. The program is divided in 14 modules such as: 

-Introduction to the Destination Weddings World and Methodology

-Overview of Destination Wedding Planner profession

-Strategic planning

-Designing the destination wedding experience

-Budgeting basics for destination wedding professionals

-Site and venue selection

-Risk management: safety and security

and much more...



December 11



1. Introduction to the Destination Weddings World and Methodology

2. Overview of the Wedding Planner Profession

3. Strategic Planning

4. Designing the Destination Wedding Experience

5. Budgeting Basics for Destination Wedding Professionals

6. Site and Venue Selection

7. Maximize your Bottom Line by Adding WOW. 

8. International Negotiation, Contracts and Liability

9. Accommodations / Housing

10. Food and Beverage Fundamental

11. Onsite Management

12. Career Building in the Destination Wedding Planner Profession

13. Interactive Activity: Discovering three Destinations ideal for Weddings

14. Test: Presenting a Destination Wedding 




Founder and Creative Director of “The Eventeur”

Traveler, certified as “Advance Diver” and specialist in Fam trips. Mahla is the Founder and Creative Director of "The Eventeur", a company located in Toronto with an international presence in 19 world destinations.

With extensive experience as a traveler, she has known hidden corners in the world. With a refined sense of design and an authentic way to do business, Mahla has grown his company and is internationally recognized as an agency that strategically combines the world of travel with that of events. Her passion for the industry has positioned her as an authority in group travel in the romance market of the travel industry.

The Event has also contributed to the local economy of the corners that visits with the groups, as well as the protagonist of many travel stories, of which she is very proud.


IADWP Education and Values Director

First and only Master Wedding Vendor in Latin America by ABC, also certified by ABC as Professional Wedding Coordinator, she has been the Director of Specialty Cleaners since 1993, a company specialized in the adaptation, restoration, and preservation of Wedding Dresses.

Former Director of ABC Jalisco. Elizabeth is an innate facilitator and educator, great connector. With an MBA in the Marketing area by Tec de Monterrey, it is also authorized by the SEP. to give training courses to professionals and since 2011, speaker at events related to the Industry.




Estratega Mercadóloga

Marketing Strategist, Certified Wedding Organizer Instructor, Lecturer, Floral Designer, Graphic Artist and the best of all wife and mother of 4 amazing children. Entrepreneur of 4 brands, 2 of them related to the wedding industry: CD Weddings and Identity Candles. Chezelle's passion along with her specialty in offering excellent customer service, her creativity and ability to negotiate have been fundamental pillars in her success for the past 8 years on the charming island of Puerto Rico.
She is called "The Wedding Boss" by Mix 104.1FM - The best radio station in Boston, where she collaborates every Wednesday of Wedding at the Karson & Kennedy Show, also called by the magazine ¡Qué pasa! As "one of the best wedding planners on the island". She has collaborated in numerous projects in the luxurious destination wedding market in partnership with the Puerto Rico Secretariat of Tourism and listed as the right person to perform destination weddings on the island. Destination Weddings and honeymoons Magazine have placed her on the list of the best Wedding Organizers. Likewise, his experience in the industry opened the doors as a lecturer in different events such as: Catersource, The Special Event, Wedding Wire Word, Cancun Wedding Experience, Inspire Smart Success, International Tourism Expo.
Enjoy collaborating with publications such as Inspire Smart Success Magazine and Caribbean Bride Magazine, being named as Ambassador of Puerto Rico. Their weddings have been published in Grace Ormond Wedding Style and in blogs such as Style Me Prretty, The Fête Blog, Fabulously designed and Elegance & Enchantment.


The French Connection Events and Travel

Tracy French is an internationally famous wedding planner and owner of The French Connection Events and Travel. Tracy has appeared on two of the best TV shows of Style Network Married Away and Whose Wedding is it Anyway ?. He has made radio programs on Talk Radio in the "Go to Gal" program to give advice and wedding trends. Tracy is an active speaker for events throughout the country and internationally. She has been a wedding planner for over 15 years and specializes in destinations.

Tracy and his company, The French Connection Events, were awarded The Knot’s Best of the Wedding Planner Award from 2008 to 2014 and in 2015 entered the Hall of Fame with “Knot” for their excellence in customer satisfaction. The motto of his company is… Create INCREDIBLE events and be remembered for a lifetime.




Romance Industry Expert

She has held positions at the management level within the best hotel chains. Founder of the Association of Wedding and Event Consultants, Mexico and Latin America Chapter.

She has been promoting the professionalization and development of Romance Tourism in Mexico and Latin America through her participation in various forums of the business and academic sector and in the creation and delivery of diplomas and courses in different countries, expert in romance tourism issues, quality service, tourism products and events, marketing and destination weddings.

Certified by the Gay Wedding Institute and by Sandals Specialist as an expert in luxury honeymoon trips in the Caribbean.


Directora Diamant Events International

The Mexican Ilse Diamant Luxury Romance Ambassador. She is the Creative and Innovation Director for the Tourist product in the Destination Wedding company for the Luxury market: Diamant Events International.

Silke, as most know her on social networks; It is defined as a positive, creative, passionate, perfectionist and with a very firm goal: to promote and empower entrepreneurs for the tourist niche of Weddings and Romance in Latin America.

Since 2004 he has performed destination weddings in national and international territory, with an average of maximum 12 annual weddings. He has held weddings in the USA, Italy and Guatemala in addition to various states in his country.




Hotel Expert, Chef and Foodie

Cosmopolitan by birth, he has applied his knowledge of life to his professional career, having lived in Guatemala, Mexico, Switzerland, among others, has been a watershed in her work and personal vision, achieving 360 °.

He started in the world of hotels and kitchens in Switzerland, but he is actually a hotelier by birth as a son of this profession. He has been part of companies such as Marriott, Grupo Posadas, Hyatt, Westin, Sheraton, to name a few, going from the Food and Beverage department to becoming General Manager of several properties. Today is IADWP / Kgroup Wellbeing Meetings CFO. 

Passionate about cooking, golf, soccer, but above all traveling around all corners of the world.